Senior Vice President
Cody Payne is Senior Vice President at Colliers International in Fort Worth, Texas and specializes in selling Office and Industrial investment properties in the Dallas/Fort Worth market. Over the past 12 years, Cody has closed more than 500 commercial real estate transactions. Combined with Colliers International Platform and Cody’s extensive knowledge and expertise of leasing, management, market conditions and business, The Payne Office & Industrial Team provides their clients and investors the opportunity to maximize value while creating a competitive advantage that yields the best results.
Prior to joining Colliers International, Cody worked at Marcus & Millichap and Sperry Van Ness/Dunn Commercial for over 10 years, where he specialized in Office and Industrial investment sales, management and leasing. While there, Cody had a very successful and prominent leasing team of highly experienced and transactional agents. Through Cody’s leadership and direction, the team grew the company’s portfolio to actively leasing over 40 buildings. Cody has extensive experience in the Office and Industrial leasing sector having worked with many major companies from Local/Regional to Fortune 500 companies and GSA leases.
Top 35 Under 35 - Black's Guide - 2009 & 2010
Sales Recognition Award, Marcus & Millichap - 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
D CEO Magazine Power Broker - 2018
Commercial Top Producer, Sperry Van Ness/Dunn - 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
Austin Edelmon is an Associate in the Capital Markets Group for Colliers International. He specializes in selling Office and Industrial investment properties in the Dallas Fort Worth area. Austin values building trust with his clients to provide exceptional services in the acquisition, reposition, and disposition of their assets throughout the North Texas region.
Prior to joining Colliers Internantional, Austin worked at Marcus & Millichap where he focused on Single Tenant Net Lease Investments before transitioning into Office and Industrial sales with the Texas Office and Industrial Group led by Cody Payne. Austin graduated from Texas Tech University where he obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural and Applied Economics.
Michael Tran is a Senior Associate in the Capital Markets Group for Colliers International Dallas-Fort Worth where he specializes in acquisitions and dispositions of Triple Net, Office, and Industrial real estate properties in Dallas-Fort Worth and all throughout Texas.
Prior to joining Colliers International, Michael Tran leased over 50 real estate properties throughout Dallas-Fort Worth. His knowledge base in leasing and managing properties sets him apart from many agents by knowing and understanding what it takes to successfully operate and add true value to investment buildings. During his four years of leasing and managing, Michael generated over $82 million in real estate value for his clients in Texas. Michael and Team have closed over 850+ Investment transactions making the team the most active office & industrial investment team in the DFW area.
Michael Tran brings a unique skill set having leased and managed office, industrial and retail real estate buildings for years prior to joining Colliers International. Michael specializes in office, industrial and retail real estate investments. He understands the complex nature of these assets and what it takes to lease and manage on a day-to-day basis providing his clients with practical experience, market leading information, and advisory services. Michael has been nominated as one of Dallas-Fort Worth top commercial brokers during his time in the industry.
Michael Tran has always been a very hard worker and competitive individual, playing competitive tennis. He graduated from University of North Texas with a degree in International Studies.
Nick Miller, CCIM joined Colliers International in 2021 as a Senior Associate. He specializes in office landlord representation and capital markets. Prior to Colliers, Nick spent 3 years with Bright Realty, a full-service real estate development company, where he focused on retail and office leasing, selling development land and investment sales. Nick was responsible for leasing Bright’s portfolio of retail, office, and mixed-use projects in the 2,900 acre, Castle Hills master-planned community as well as CME Development’s shopping center portfolio in Collin County. Before Bright Realty, Nick started his real estate career in Marcus & Millichap’s Fort Worth office as part of their net leased properties group.
Nick is a Dallas native, attended Highland Park High School, and holds a bachelor’s degree in finance from Louisiana State University where he interned with Bayern Construction, a multifamily general contractor and developer based out of New Orleans, LA. He is a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM Designee) and is a member of the North Texas Commercial Association of Realtors (NTCAR) and the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC).
Outside of the office, Nick enjoys reading, running and scuba diving. He is an avid fan of LSU football and baseball, as well as the Dallas Stars.